YAMABUSHI PANELS

Not of One Bird But of Many

Not of One Bird But of Many, 2003, oil and acrylic on panel, 48 x 32 inches

Man 1 Brings Flowers for Woman 1

Man 1 Brings Flowers for Woman 1, 2002, oil and house paint on panel, 48 x 32 inches

Dr. Zomb in Sunglasses and Black and White Suit Feigns Disappointment at Her Lack of Appreciation For His Scheme

Dr. Zomb in Sunglasses & Black & White Suit Feigns Disappointment at Her Lack of Appreciation For His Scheme, 2003, oil on panel, 48 x 32 in.

Woman 1 Spies Discreetly on Dr. Zomb as He Conducts His Experiments

Woman 1 Spies Discreetly on Dr. Zomb as He Conducts His Experiments, 2003, oil on panel, 48 x 32 inches

The Yamabushi panels reflect a two-year collaboration with writer Rick McIntire.  Rather than illustrate each chapter of his novel by the same title, Kharis Kennedy’s 21 paintings follow the narrative’s tonal progression.